SOBA’s online registration will be opening soon! SOBA’s 2023 Education & Training Symposium is co-hosted by the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission, Washington Recreation and Conservation Office, and Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife, August 28 – 31, 2023 in Tacoma, WA.

The SOBA Education & Training Symposium is the largest gathering of professionals and affiliate organization representatives actively engaged in improving and expanding public recreational boating facilities throughout the United States.

Registration Rates*

Attendee $595
One-Day Fee $250
Guest/Alumni $250
Awards Banquet Only $70
Exhibitor Single - Associate Member $895
Exhibitor Double - Associate Member $1,595
Exhibitor Single  $1,495
Exhibitor Double $2,695
Additional Exhibitor Rep $450


*An additional $125 late fee will be added to each registration rate after July 26, 2023.

* An “invoice later” option is available as a payment option if needed. If you need to pay for multiple registrations at once please register all attendees with the "invoice later" option and contact Sam Lynch with the names the individuals for combined payment.

* Registering guests for Awards Banquet. If you have already registered for the Symposium and need to register a guest you may login, choose the SOBA event under events, then complete the registration process for the guest.